Support and Community Groups


Fri, 04/05/2018 - 19:00 to 20:30

HELP LINE: 1300 252 666

Meetings will be held on Friday evenings from 7:00pm - 8:30pm.

Anonymonous and confidentual meetings offering hope and support for families and friends of drinkers whose drinking makes problems.

Food Parcels

Fri, 04/05/2018 - 10:00 to 12:00

Food parcels are available every Friday from 10:00am - 12:00 noon. Gold coin donation required. Participants must have a concession card (ID is required) and be a resident of Melton.  Parcels are supplied by Northpoint Centre.

Gamblers Anonymous (G.A.) or Gambler's Help

Gamblers Anonymous (G.A) A group for those who feel they need support and encouragement. For information ”phone Head Office on 9696 6108.
Gambler's Help North & North Western provides a range of services and advice for people experiencing issues with gambling. You can access free counselling, information about financial issues or you can just talk to someone who has had similar experiences. Phone 1300 133 445.

Hands of Friendship

Day: Tuesdays (1st & 3rd & 5th Tuesday of each month) Time: 10:00am - 12 Noon  A happy friendly place to work on your own craft projects and meet others with similar interests. Learn something new or perhaps pass on your ideas and skills.


Koorie Kids Playgroup

Mon, 30/04/2018 - 12:15 to 14:15

This is facilited by VACCA and runs every Monday during school terms from 12:15-2:15pm.  Contact 0409 098 989 for information.


Melton South Community Singers

Thu, 03/05/2018 - 10:00 to 11:30

Come along to this new free singing group and enjoy the fun. Contact Sue on 0400 082 413 for further information.


Neighbourhood Group

Wed, 02/05/2018 - 13:00 to 15:00

Group meets every Wednesday form 1.00pm-3.00pm. Fee: $2.00 This group offers friendship company, guest speakers, crafts and game days. Everyone is welcome.


Pop Up Community Services Hub

Fri, 04/05/2018 - 09:30 to 11:00

This free service is where you can get support and information on family issues, mental health, drug and alcohol treatment, family violence, housing and other services.  Held every Friday during school terms from 9:30am -11:00am.  No appointment necessary - all welcome.

Wednesday Free Supported Playgroup

Wed, 02/05/2018 - 10:00 to 12:00

During School Terms. Facilitated by an Early Childcare professional, play with your child(ren) and meet other families.  Become skilled at a range of parenting essentials through the evidence based "smalltalk" program.  Eligible criteria applies (concession Card/Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander/children in kinship).  For all enquires and bookings contact 9747 5412 or email

Women's Health & Wellbeing Support Group

Mon, 30/04/2018 - 13:00 to 14:30

Facilitated by a caring professional in a welcoming and relaxed environment.  Come along and have a chat and a cuppa.  There is no cost to join this group.